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12th Conference on Stroke Centers of Excellence

Date: 14th November 2018 - 15th November 2018 Location: Denver - Colorado - USA

Active Communications International is excited to be hosting 12th National Stroke Centers of Excellence conference on November 14-15, 2018 in Denver, Colorado. This event will be a dedicated forum for learning and networking with representatives from organizations nationwide that are prepared to deliver superior service to a growing population. A key feature of the conference will be an exclusive site visit of UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital on November 13, 2018 where they will be showcasing their mobile stroke unit.

The 12th National Stroke Centers of Excellence conference will be an exploration of techniques to better equip stroke centers with the latest strategies and advancements in medical technology through real case studies, research findings and organizational models from renowned stroke and neurology programs. The top neuroscience centers in the country will showcase their successes and share strategies in achieving excellence in patient care as well as the business of stroke care.

This two-day, case-study-based industry event will focus on implementing comprehensive stroke programs and services to maximize competitive advantage, meet increased demand and exceed patient satisfaction. The goal of this event is to bring industry leaders together, highlight the best practice achievements, and discuss the current issues and developments in stroke care and the neurology community.

Previous Stroke Center and Related Conferences


14th November 2018
15th November 2018


Dimitri Pavlyk – Marketing & Delegate Sales
+44 203 141 0610
Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 646 7036


DoubleTree by Hilton Denver
3203 Quebec Street
Denver, CO 80207 United States

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  • Incorporating current stroke care guidelines into existing systems
  • Methods for effective engagement with pre-hospital staff
  • Resource allocation and reimbursement maximization
  • Improving effectiveness of stroke data reporting and utilization
  • Cutting-edge telestroke applications
  • Incorporating thrombolytic procedures to improve success rates
  • Benefits and capabilities of a mobile stroke unit
  • Strategies for more effective community engagement
  • Adopting measures to improve post stroke success

Conference Chairperson and Speaker
Jenevra Foley
Operations Director – Comprehensive Stroke Center
Michigan Medicine And Metro Health

Christy Casper
Program Manager – Neurocritical Care
Centura Health

Wendy Smith
Enterprise Stroke System Manager
Cleveland Clinic

Stein Bronsky
Chief Medical Director
Colorado Springs Fire Department / El Paso County AMR

Stacey Lang
Senior Vice President

Cathie Abrahamsen
Chief Standards And Program Development Officer
DNV GL Healthcare

Terri Richardson
Internist, Vice Chair of Colorado Black Health Collaborative
Kaiser Permanente

Ihsan Azzam
Chief Medical Officer
Nevada Department of Health and Human Services

Kathy Morrison
Stroke Program Manager
Penn State Hershey Medical Center

David Ermak
Director of Neurohospitalist Services
Penn State Hershey Stroke Center

Sue Richardson
MS, NRP, EMS Institute Manager
Penrose-St. Francis Health Services

William Jones
Director of Mobile Stroke Treatment Unit
University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

David Krumpe
Vascular and Interventional Radiologist
UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital

Georgann Adams
Stroke Program Coordinator
Indiana University Health – Methodist Hospital

Amy Edmunds
Founder And CEO
Young Stroke

Administrative and clinical leaders representing Community Hospitals, Academic Medical Centers, Acute-Trauma Centers, Health Systems, Rehabilitation Hospitals & Long-Term Care Facilities.

Primary Titles include:

  • Administrators & Directors of Stroke Services and Programs
  • Directors of Neuro-Interventional Radiology
  • Chief Administrators
  • CEOs and COOs
  • Medical Directors
  • Vice Presidents and Directors of Neuroscience
  • Vice Presidents and Directors of Patient Care Services
  • VPs of Referral Development
  • VPs of Clinical Services
  • Directors of Acute Care Services/ICU


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